NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Step back in time and join the Friends of the Cabildo for a tour of the French Quarter’s most cherished properties adorned in traditional Creole Christmas finery befitting the time and style of each historic residence!

Your Creole Christmas tour experience includes an entertaining presentation of Reveillon traditions and their Creole origins at the Spring Fiesta House, as well as an assortment of seasonal refreshments.

This year’s Creole Christmas takes place Dec. 27 – 29. Tours run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tours are self-guided and begin at the 1850 House at 523 St. Ann St. Tickets are $20 for members, $25 for general admission. Purchase tickets at or by calling 504.523.3939. Day-of tickets are available at the 1850 House, 504-524-9118. Last ticket sold at 3 p.m.

For more information, please contact Jason Strada at 504-523-3939 or